Daily demonstrations at 11am, free with admission!

Renault LeCar- 1979

1979 Renault Lecar

Ever dream of driving that special vintage car that you’ve seen at a national car show? Lane Motor Museum can make your dream come true with our Rally for The Lane – an annual fundraising event for Lane Motor Museum where participants get to drive one of our cars as part of an all-day rally! This car is one of several cars that are offered for the Rally.  Scroll down the page to learn more about this car!

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Specifications for the 1979 Renault LeCar 

Read through these items to learn a little more about what it’s like to drive this car.

Rating Scale:
1= Handles and drives like a Model T
10=Handles and drives like a modern car

Description Small, 2 door hatcback 
Speed Small, 4-cylinder engineRating= 3
Brakes Front disc, rear drumRating= 6
Handling Soft, comfortable supensionRating= 4
Transmission 4-speed manual, floor mountedRating= 5
Visibility Very good 
Safety Front shoulder belts, rear lap belts 
Passengers 2 comfortably 
Climate Control Heat only, no A/C 
Quirks It is yellow and slow 
Driver Position Left hand 
Overall Rating 5 out of 10